14-year-old Gavin Blankenship dies in fatal Niles Mich shooting – Thursday, May 12, 2022

Niles Mich shooting death of Gavin Blankenship – Obituary

14-year-old Gavin Blankenship has been identified as the young teen killed in a fatal Niles Mich shooting that occurred on Thursday, May 12, 2022.

Gavin Blankenship was shot and died near the Arbor Trails Apartments on North 5th Street, according to investigators.

According to witnesses, more than one individual exited a vehicle.

One of the suspects pulled out a revolver and shot Blankenship after a brief confrontation.

It was not a random act, according to the police.

At this time, no arrests have been made.